The Canadian Children's Book Centre (CCBC) is a national, not-for-profit organization dedicated to encouraging, promoting and supporting the reading, writing, illustrating and publishing of Canadian books for young readers.

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WANL Announces Shortlist for the 2022 Newfoundland and Labrador Book Awards

The Writers’ Alliance of Newfoundland and Labrador has announced the shortlist for the 2022 Newfoundland and Labrador Book Awards (NLBA). Among the nominees include those shortlisted for the Bruneau Family Children’s/Young...

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Sandra Dumais is IBBY Canada’s 2022 Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: IBBY Canada is delighted to announce that Sandra Dumais is the illustrator for the 2022 Joanne...

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Pat Hancock (1946-2022)

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Pat Hancock on August 21, 2022. Born in Hamilton, Ontario in 1946, Pat grew up loving to read. This...

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Sarah Sahagian appointed Executive Director of the Canadian Children’s Book Centre

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Toronto (September 2, 2022)—The Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Sarah Sahagian as Executive Director effective September 7, 2022. Sarah has...

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Richard Van Camp Among the Finalists for the 2023 NSK Neustadt Prize for Children’s and Young Adult Literature

On June 24, 2022, World Literature Today announced the finalists for the 2023 NSK Neustadt Prize for Children’s and Young Adult Literature. Among the nominees is author Richard Van Camp....

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